Arthur Blank

Atlanta Falcons Ex-Quarterback Michael Vick returns to Atlanta to talk to KD Bowe about whether or not he will be retiring in red and black. He also shares the relationship that he currently has with Falcons’ owner Arthur Blank. In part 2, Vick shares information on his V7 brand and his new camp for training […]

Local WSB is reporting that Atlanta Falcons owner and chairman Arthur Blank announced that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. Blank, 73, is scheduled to undergo and “aggressive” treatment that will also include surgery. Read his full statement is below: “In December I was diagnosed with a treatable form of prostate cancer. Over the […]

Friendship Baptist Church has voted overwhelmingly to accept an offer from the city of Atlanta to sell its property to make way for the new Atlanta Falcons football stadium. The vote at the historic church, founded in 1866, mirrored the vote of its next door neighbor, Mount Vernon Baptist Church, which also voted overwhelmingly to […]

Members of Mount Vernon Baptist Church have voted overwhelmingly to accept a deal to sell its Northside Drive property to make way for the new Atlanta Falcons stadium. The city of Atlanta had offered the historic, 98-year-old church $14.5 million, which the church voted in favor of in a 90-minute meeting Thursday evening. The Georgia […]

The Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed have reached an agreement to build a new stadium for the Falcons in downtown Atlanta. The agreement comes after months of negotiation between the city and the Falcons organization. Under terms of the agreement, announced by Reed and Falcons owner Arthur Blank in a press conference today, […]

The International Civil Rights Walk of Fame, free and open to the public, is slated for Friday morning, January 28 at 10:00 a.m. at the Ebenezer Baptist Church, followed by the unveiling of the footprints at the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site. Honorees whose footprints will be placed into the granite walk of […]